JOB: Stream Invertebrates ... in CO
spulver at igc.apc.org
Fri May 3 16:07:57 EST 1996
The Environmental Careers Organization, Inc. is looking for a recent Biology
graduate for a year-long paid internship with a federal agency in Arvada, CO.
The successful candidate will assist the Biological Quality Assurance/Quality
Control Unit by working with a team of scientist to process samples collected
as part of the National Water Quality Assessment program. He/She will perform
the following specific tasks:
* Using a dissecting microscope to examine stream invertebrate samples;
* Removing animals from sample matrix;
* Identifying benthic macroinvertebrates;
* Archiving invertebrate specimens;
* Entering data into a computer database.
B.S. in Biology within the last year. Coursework in Aquatic Ecology.
Familiarity with benthic macro-invertebrate sampling and processing
procedures. A working knowledge of computers (word processing, spreadsheets,
databases) is essential. Detail-oriented. Interested in lab work. Must be a
STIPEND and START DATE: $19,900/year; June start date.
FINAL DATE TO APPLY: Friday, May 10, 1996
TO APPLY: Fax resume and cover letter to 415/362-5559, Attention: Simone
**WOMEN AND PEOPLE OD COLOR ARE STRONGLY ENCOURAGED TO APPLY**
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